Incoming Accepted Students

Class of 2020 students who have recently been selected, we anticipate having this website for your class updated in the next few weeks.  There will be some changes in dates as well as materials.  Julia Berry will notify you when the website is up to date once all students have accepted their seat in the class.

Important Dates to remember:  November 10, 2017 - Meet & Greet at Lexington & Morehead Campuses, January 2-5, 2018 - Orientation, & February 9, 2018 - White Coat Ceremony (Lexington)


Dear Member of the UKPAS Class of 2020,
Congratulations and welcome to the University of Kentucky Physician Assistant Studies program! This is an extraordinary time for our program and our profession. We look forward to sharing our enthusiasm and vision with you.
Best wishes,
W. Scott Black, MD
Division Director
Physician Assistant Studies

2017 Meet and Greet Agenda (updated 11/08/17)

2018 Orientation Agenda - We are currently updating the agenda.  Check back in December.

Important Links (all updated 09/19/17)

University of Kentucky College of Health Science and Physician Assistant Compliance Information (updated 09/19/17)
College of Health Science Compliance website
Office of Institutional Equity and Equal Opportunity

Financial Aid Links (updated 09/19/17)
Complete FASFA as soon as possible and send in Spring 2018 financial aid request form (the form still lists 2017, just cross out the year and write 2018 when you send to your financial aid officer)  If needed apply to graduate plus loans for summer:

Meet and Greet Financial Aid Documents & Presentation - these are from the 2016 presentation.  The new documents will be uploaded after the November meeting.

Financial Aid Presentation

2018 Spring Request Form

UKPA Financial Aid Details

Accepting Loans on MyUK Portal

Direct Loan Details

Scholarship Information (09/21/17)
The attached spreadsheet is a list of scholarship information the program has received through the year. Check the websites to learn more of the scholarship availability for each.

UK Student Health & Immunizations (update 09/21/17)
All PAS students must schedule their UHS appointments to receive their immunization verification forms for the program in JANUARY.  This is the month set for our program in order for UHS to accommodate for appointments.  Please do not set an appointment prior or after the month of January.  Morehead campus students will not make their own appointments.  Julia will set these during your Orientation Day.

Student Health Insurance (information & presentation from Meet and Greet)

Student Insurance Presentation

How to obtain an ID Card

SHP Program

Plan Highlights

Student Health Plan FAQ

UKY Premium Payment Info.

Parking Information (update 09/21/17)

  • UK Parking Website - (Lexington Students) We recommend students buy the K Lot parking permit
  • Morehead Campus Parking - Students will receive a parking pass for SCRMC parking at orientation.  This is free parking for Morehead campus students.

PA Attire Ordering (i.e. sweatshirts, t-shirts, scrubs, etc.) updated 10/23/17
Please go to the link to complete an order and payment.  There are examples of the items available.

Graduate Certificates (update 09/21/17)

Morehead Campus Students Only (update 09/21/17)

You are required to complete a graduate application from MSU.  You need to complete this and bring with you to the Meet and Greet to give to Julia or Kim. You do not pay the fee and for program just write Physician Assistant Studies.  Additionally, we will need another official copy of transcripts only from the institution in which you received your bachelor's degree.  If you graduate from Morehead State, we will not need a copy of transcripts.

Spring 2018 Schedules (updated 11/17/17)

UKPAS Combined Class Schedule

Class of 2020 Block Exam Schedule

Programmatic Information